April 2011 - Travis Robertson

Monthly Archives: April 2011

Female Millennials Are Really Smart. Man-Boy Dumb.

I hated school with a passion. It took everything my parents had in them to keep me from dropping out of high school and taking the GED exam. I was 18 at the time and realized a few years earlier that everything I was required to learn was an absolute waste of my time. Biology? […]

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The Millennial Revolution at REtechSouth (RETSO)

Last week, I spent about 4 days outside of Atlanta with a bunch of Realtors and brokers at a real estate tech conference called REtechSouth (a.k.a. RETSO). Given that the bulk of my career has been in technology, I didn’t expect to learn much I didn’t already know.

I can tell you that wasn’t the case. The event was spectacular and the content was top tier. I was honored to provide the closing talk for the conference and chose to do it on The Millennial Revolution.

I believe there are two major forces at work in our economy right now: technology and the Millennial generation. They are disrupting every single industry and real estate is no exception. I talk about those two forces as they pertain to real estate in this video.

Whether you agree or disagree, please share your thoughts in the comments below.

My thanks to the whole RETSO crew and especially to Brad Nix and Mike Pennington for creating a great event. Also, a special thanks to Brian Copeland for hooking me up with them.

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